Documentari, Sport: English football’s famous ‘fallen giant’ Leeds United is at the start of a journey: to win promotion back to the Premier League. New owner Andrea Radrizzani has recruited a world-class head coach, Marcelo Bielsa, to lead the team back to the promised land. This will be one of the most dramatic seasons in the club’s history as fans, players and a city start to dream of a return to the top flight.
Documentari: In this intimate yet epic love story filmed over two decades, indomitable matriarch Fox Rich strives to raise her six sons and keep her family together as she fights for her husband’s release from the Louisiana State Penitentiary, commonly known as Angola.
Crimine, Documentari: Nine leading women advocates fight back against gender-based honor violence. Notions of shame and honor are challenged, and a dialogue that goes beyond assumptions emerges in their efforts to create change.
Documentari, Storia: Roping and riding across North America for the past 30 years, the International Gay Rodeo Association's courageous cowboys and cowgirls brave challenges both in and out of the arena on their quest to qualify for the World Finals at the end of the season. And along the way, they'll bust every stereotype in the book.
Documentari, Famiglia: Every Christmas The Nutcracker is performed in cities around the world. What does it take to produce this timeless ballet? Witness the passion of young dancers, from auditions to the final, triumphant performance.
Documentari, Economia & Politica, Science : We reveal how the oil industry has been secretly funding scientific studies, launching false media reports and systematically deceiving the public about climate change - since 1946. At the same time, they used their knowledge about climate change to gear up for a warming planet. Now, the first lawsuits have been filed, holding them responsible for global warming.
Biografie, Documentari, Storie drammatiche: When one night the Soviet alarms went off alerting military that US missiles were approaching, one man saved the world from a nuclear holocaust. The film tells the amazing story of Lt. Colonel Stanislav E. Petrov, formerly of the Soviet Army. A man who held the fate of the world in his hands for a few crucial minutes in history. When an alarm went off indicating that five American nuclear missiles had been launched against the Soviet Union, he followed his gut feeling and went against orders, convincing the armed forces that the threat was a false alarm, hereby saving the world from a nuclear war. Two decades later, the forgotten hero goes on a spectacular journey to the United States, where he is finally acknowledged for his historical deed – and he gets to meet the Americans who were once his mortal enemies. The Man Who Saved the World is an epic tale. Focusing on a man who, by sheer coincidence, was put to the ultimate test when he had to make a decision that could have changed our world forever. A successful Lt. Colonel who had been chosen especially to handle a test just like that. As Stanislav Petrov himself puts it, “No sane man would ever be able to make such a tremendous decision to decide if we should destroy our planet”.
Biografie, Documentari: In un appartamento del Lower East Side di Manhattan, i sette fratelli Angulo vivono senza avere nessun rapporto con l'esterno, completamente isolati dalla società. L'unico ad avere la chiave di casa è il padre. Le uscite sono rarissime. La sola realtà, l'unica finestra sul mondo, è quella che vedono sullo schermo. I classici del cinema sono la loro ispirazione: reinterpretano e conoscono decine di copioni a memoria. La regista, accolta in casa dai ragazzi, li filma per anni documentando la loro vita, ed ora questa toccante storia sta per essere svelata.
Biografie, Documentari, Storia: RED ARMY is an inspiring true story about the Cold War played out on the ice rink, and a man who stood up to a powerful system, paving the way for generations of Russians. From Oscar(r) nominated and Emmy award-winning filmmakers, RED ARMY examines the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Told from the perspective of its captain Slava Fetisov, the story portrays his transformation from national hero to political enemy. With the demise of Communism came the end of the Cold War, as Soviet players began joining the National Hockey League. The film explores how sport mirrors social and cultural movements in Cold War Russia.
Documentari: Il film documenta alcuni dei più scioccanti casi di pedofilia che hanno coinvolto la Chiesa Cattolica negli ultimi anni, partendo dalla testimonianza di quattro uomini sordomuti che furono vittime degli abusi del direttore della loro scuola, padre Lawrence Murphy, e che solo da adulti hanno trovato la forza di denunciare l'accaduto. L'indagine su Murphy, accusato di abusi su oltre 200 studenti, ha portato alla luce le responsabilità del Vaticano, fino a coinvolgere la Curia Romana e lo stesso Benedetto XVI.
Biografie, Documentari, Musica: An inside look at David Bowie, one of the most creative and influential rock artists of all time. Featuring exclusive contributions from those who worked with David Bowie and archive interviews with the man himself.
Documentari, Musica: Long-term Coldplay collaborator Mat Whitecross blends spectacular live performances with exclusive band interviews and a huge array of previsouly-unseen archive footage to produce ‘A Head Full Of Dreams’- The definitive story of one of the world’s biggest bands.
Documentari, Storia: Waco: The Rules of Engagement explores the shocking revelations behind the tragic series of events outside Waco, Texas that killed four federal agents and 76 members of the Branch Davidian religious sect.
Crimine, Documentari: Tales of the Grim Sleeper is a 2014 documentary film by Nick Broomfield about the serial killer Lonnie David Franklin Jr., nicknamed the Grim Sleeper.
Documentari, Storia: La vita e le vicende di Mike Myers, proprietario dello Studio 54, uno del locali più famosi della disco dance anni 70 a New York.
Documentari: Pet Fooled in an in-depth exposé of the inner workings of the commercial pet food industry, the majority of which is owned by only a few multi-conglomerate companies.
Biografie, Documentari, Storia: My Father's Vietnam personifies the connections made and unmade by the Vietnam War. Featuring never-before-seen photographs and 8mm footage of the era, My Father's Vietnam is the story of three soldiers, only one of whom returned home alive.
Documentari, Guerra: Un documentario incredibile che segue lo straordinario viaggio di "Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently"- un gruppo di anonimi giornalisti che - dopo aver visto il proprio paese aggredito dall'ISIS - ha deciso di rischiare la vita per documentare il più grande male del mondo.
Biografie, Commedia, Documentari: An Honest Liar is a feature documentary about truth and deception and the life of world-famous magician, escape artist, and master skeptic, James ‘The Amazing’ Randi. The film brings to life Randi’s intricate investigations that publicly exposed psychics, faith healers, and con artists with quasi-religious fervor. A master deceiver who came out of the closet at the age of 81, Randi created fictional characters, fake psychics, and even turned his partner of 25 years, the artist, Jose Alvarez, into a sham guru named Carlos. But when a shocking revelation in Randi’s personal life is discovered, it isn’t clear whether Randi is still the deceiver – or the deceived.
Animazione, Documentari: Nuts! is an animated documentary film billed as the "mostly true story" about the controversial medical doctor and radio magnate John R. Brinkley. The documentary is based on a screenplay by Thom Stylinski adapted from The Life of A Man: Biography of John R. Brinkley by Clement Wood, and directed by Penny Lane. Nuts! won the Special Jury Award for Editing at its Sundance premiere in 2016.
Documentari, Sport: The Brazilian National Team goes on a journey of faith, brotherhood, and hard work to reimagine their identity and to re-engage a disgruntled fanbase as they attempt to win the 2019 Copa América on home soil. From the locker room, trough the trainings, to the games, we go exclusively behind-the-scenes with the world’s most famous football team.
Documentari: Top secret deals in Panama allows the rich to build vast banks of hidden wealth. Kings, criminals, presidents and prime ministers have been outed for dodging the rules and having assets stashed in tax havens abroad.
Documentari: Dokumentar om grundlæggeren af Vivino, Heini Zachariassen. Vivino har over 43 millioner downloads over hele verden og har sit hovedkontor i San Francisco.
Documentari, Guerra: This documentary evokes the destruction of the Nazi war machine with a particular emphasis on air power. The most significant events are recounted as the Normandy landings, the battle of Paris, the last German offensive with the historical siege of Bastogne and the landing on the island of Elba. Also shown are the bombing of German industrial centers, and the liberation of concentration camps.